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Market Commentary

February 2017 Perspectives “Light” – Ice skates or an umbrella?

We’re not in the business of predicting the future – frankly, it seems difficult enough for meteorologists to forecast the weather. We do, however, pay close attention to economic, political and market trends to be proactive, not reactive, when investing…

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February 2017 Perspectives – Ice skates or an umbrella?

We’re not in the business of predicting the future – frankly, it seems difficult enough for meteorologists to forecast the weather. We do, however, pay close attention to economic, political and market trends to be proactive, not reactive, when investing…

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Market Summary: January

A good month for stocks, abroad and at home In late January, the investing headlines were briefly dominated by the Dow Jones Industrial Average breaking 20,000 for the first time ever before falling back later in the month. However, international…

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From the Hill

The Conflict of Interest (Fiduciary) Rule Is Good for Americans and Should Be Kept in Place

The topic of fiduciary protections and providing people with advice that’s in their best interest continues to be hotly debated by the public and across all branches of the federal government. Regardless of mandates coming out of Washington D.C., we…

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The Future of Dodd-Frank and the Impact on Consumers

2017 looks to be a year of change. With the incoming political administration, many policymakers hope to reform some key laws established under outgoing President Barack Obama. While much of the early focus has been on the Affordable Care Act,…

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Market Update: The Election and Your Portfolio

At Financial Engines, we take pride in being here for you when financial markets seem uncertain. And as we’ve seen over the last 10 days, presidential elections tend to bring market volatility to the forefront – both leading up to…

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